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in the lanes. >> the man brought in to clean up oakland's crime problem speaks for the first time on his plans for the city. bratton talks about the practice of "stop and frisk." the switch to day light savings will cost us an hour of sleep but there is a push to ease the pain. now this morning's tech bytes. >> microsoft is apologizing for not obeying a european union order to give windows users a choice of web browseers. they slapped the company with a $731 million fine yesterday. it is considered a warning to other firms. >> the new video game of tomb raiders shows a young and vulnerable laura croft. she is still brilliant and forceful. look at the bar tender of the future which can create beverages in ten seconds using 15 different ingredients. the robot is expected to sell for $2,500. you don't have to leave a tip. those are >> fremont, palo alto, north bay and all the bay area, this is abc7 news. >> this afternoon the lowell high school track team will wear green ribbons at their meet to honor a teammate who was killed in san francisco. the 17-year-old was hit and killed by while across t
francisco is .19. you will notice san jose .09. and oakland a third of an inch and much less than that in livermore. we have showers coming, but find out what the latest computer models are indicating as far as who will need the umbrellas tomorrow. it is not everyone. i will be back with the details, ama. >>> san jose police are trying to figure out why a man was stabbed to death. they show investigators looking for evidence at oak grove park this afternoon. that's where police found the body of a man in his late teens or 20s. he was stabbed several times. they are not positive when he died, but believe it happened today. the man charged with stealing a luxury yacht -- >> sorry. and running it aground and preparing his defense from the county jail. the two people arrested with him have been released. 63-year-old leslie alan gardener pled not guilty to grand theft and vandalism charges in court today. he is accused of stealing the 82-foot yacht and damaging it on the shoreline. investigators say the others taken off the boat, 56-year-old lisa modewell and dario mira did not know th
-open. >>> police are questioning several people after a double shooting and a standoff in oakland overnight. all gap around 1:30 this morning two victims showed tip hospital. one of them had died, the other in serious condition. they were traced back to a home where lengthy standoff followed. police took several people into custody from inside the house. the death is oakland reside 1st homicide this year. >> police in pin know are searching for couldn't accused of trying to abduct a 14-year-old girl. described as 19 to 20, thin build, eye brow piercing. the girl says he grabbed her by a wrist after first offering her a ride when she walked home from school. he was last seen driving a silver four-door car. >> baseball fans are converging in san francisco for the world baseball classic at tt at&t park. jerry -- sergio is live. reporter: it wasn't too long ago that san francisco started sunday parking meter enforcement, and if you have to find an open parking spot you'll notice some shocking new meter prices. it will now cost $7 an hour to park at a meter in this neighborhood. it's called special e
off the phone with oakland diocese and they confirm he coached between 1999 and 2005 saying no-par rents have come forward but police say there could be more victims and anyone who knows anything or who may have been a victim, please come forward. >> thank you. happening now, many students did not go to school today in san mateo after threatening postings on facebook. this is in response to yesterday's discovery of a rambling threat against the school for today. a student found it on an anonymous paining on facebook. police will not describe the threat but they say that most serious threats would not be posted if advance on popular online forums. they are not taking any chances with student safety so there are police officers on campus right now. >> happening right now, grief counselors after at a san jose hospital helping students cope with the death of a student killed by a caltrain. the 6-year-old was killed on tuesday near pedestrian crossing south of his station. family and friends are taking part in a vigil. james was a budding musician and posted this video online playin
ammunition designated only for law enforcement or military agencies. oakland city council members will discuss banning investing in gun or ammunition manufactureers. the city does not currently have any gun investments but the measure urges the oakland police and fire retirement fund to sell any gun investments they might have. the ban was already approved unanimously by a council committee. now it needs a vote of the full council to pass. >> santa clara board will meet to replace a former member who resigned and now faces up to a year in jail. he has agreed to plead guilty to felony charges later this month. he spent taxpayer and campaign donation money as his own. he admitted he suffers from a game peopling addiction and depression. supervisors will vote on two options, to appoint someone to the vacant seat or schedule an election between now and june 25. >> the bay area has a new distinction but nothing to be proud of, the commute if we need to tell you, is bad. so bad there is a new name for it. kira klapper is live with that. >> some of us can now refer to ourselves as mega c
is developing in the oakland area westbound 24 with c.h.p. now updated the situation and what happened a big rig lost a load of rebar and now there is a motorcycle involved and c.h.p. is not going do issue a sig-alert so obviously this will be cleared up shortly, westbound, 24, at broadway, so you can expect delays there. also, delays on bart at this hour, daly city to the east bay and early equipment problem is causing again-minute delays, if you are traveling toward the east bay, and take a quick look at the bay bridge toll plaza, light so far and we don't look to have metering lights but minor delays for cash paying folks. a pretty sky coming into san francisco. police are investigating an early morning home invasion in san francisco's portrero hill neighborhood and pistol whipped the victim and took the iphone and ipad and got away moments after the officers arrived. the suspects were tracked over to oakland but they got appear. >> two fallen santa cruz police officers are resting in peace after 10,000 people came together to honor them. officers, dignitary, friends and family filled san jos
but we should look for fog along the east bay as well, along hayward and oakland. you can see the visibility is down to nothing at half moon bay and six miles at the san carlos airport. headed out this morning, look if clouds and dense fog in the valleys and along the coast and mid-60's to the upper 70's around the bay. a big warm-up today and the fog comes back tonight and we have a rainy weekend. >> good morning, everyone, we will check on our commute. >> good morning, everyone, happy friday, right now we have a live look outside at the tolls on the bay bridge. it looks like the follow is blanketing the area and traffic is moving through pretty well over there. the golden gate bridge shows fog cleared. now as we head over to menlo park we have an accident involving a couple of cars and deer unfortunately northbound 280. we do not see any slowing and it has been pushed to the right shoulder. >> thank you, leyla gulen. developing news, the richmond police department is offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a gunman who shot a baby boy in the neck.
highs in oakland and santa cruz. right now we have clear skies. we are down to 46 in half moon bay, and as we go to another list of readings, temperatures in the 40s already at santa rosa and napa and fairfield. getting cool, but not cold. the seven-day forecast coming up a little later. >> thank you. a much different first friday in oakland. the evening art festival has been scaled back after a teen was shot and killed following last month's festivities. it is in a much smaller section of telegraph avenue five blocks from west grand to 27th. alan wang is live in oakland. alan, how did it go? >> one of the big changes is they shutdown the event an hour early. and they just reopened telegraph avenue about 20 minutes ago. there were questions as to whether the city could handle another event like this. and tonight it looks like they did. she decided to leave the event early tonight because it is no longer the art scene it used to be. >> it has been more of a party scene. it is so crowded you couldn't walk anymore. >> by 8:00 the crowds were publishing in, and -- funneling in and this
lunches and convinced first lady michelle obama to plant a garden. >> violence in oakland with federal, state, and local law enforcement spanning now a surprising series of arrests. you saw it here first on abc7 news. our reporter has been in oakland all morning and amy, you have the latest? >> information is still coming in, kristen, but at this hour they have arrested 12 people. they went out looking for some of the most violent offenders in oakland, and these are people wanted for felony, some even for murder. police took this ak-47 out of an oakland home during an early morning raid involving 14 law enforcement agencies including u.s. marshals. >> it is one of the largest sweeps we have done with the help of our federal partners. it is probably the first time that i can recall where we have actually served multiple warrants simultaneously at different locations spokesmanning throughout the buy area. >> oakland police have been sugar landing the round up for six months with suspects waking up to grenades outside their home and a phone call and police announcing on a loudspeaker that
, mountain view, 47, oakland, hayward, san jose, 45, and 43 in concord and livermore. through the afternoon hours we will have mostly blue skies, no lightning. and a lot of sunshine. we will have temperatures starting off in the 30's, the 40's, and around 60 at the coast and 74 inland this afternoon and during the evening hours we are in the 50's to 60's. sue? >> thanks. the lightning is still going off behind your head and that is distracting. hopefully that is not the case for the morning drive. the san mateo bridge, fog free, visibility is good and the tail lights headed westbound on the flat section and everything is moving nicely and very, very light conditions on the bay bridge right new with an early state of the stall eastbound, and otherwise, just road work and we will look at your eastbound out of the central valley, and maybe we will not look at it...there we go. the maps are slow to move this monday morning. eastbound 580 from greenville to north flynn until 11:00. highway 4 out of the antioch area, right now it is moving at the limit and looking good all the way through to pitt
and see. >> oakland city audit finds two city council memberses are live with the story. >> that is right. there are a number of details. the auditor accuses council members of interfering with the city administrative affairs. now, information was blurred because employees came forward in city hall. oakland mayor says some may see this as a black eye it seems things are working the way they're supposed to. oakland mayor kwan responded to a report released today that accuses counsel member read of breaking rules of the city charter. also accusation the auditor says they told city employees they should get a demolition contract for the army base. and putting people hand picked in key positions to run it. the mayor says the report says the city has a fair bidding process and that employees do not have to make order autos i'm concerned people understand that we're going to protect the processes being political interference. >> auditor says she and her feem were able to show instances of council members violating city charter. it's important to note that the audit does not make legal recommend
whizzing through her neighborhood. it happened near the oakland coliseum near 82nd avenue and a street in east oakland. nick smith is live at children's hospital oakland. nick, she's okay, right? >> dan, that is the good news. nala is her name and she is 10 years old and she is fine. she is expected to survive. she and her eight-year-old sister were playing in the front yard when bullets started to fly nearby. >> it just happened so fast. >> just before 5:00 p.m., witnesses say shots were fired near 82nd avenue and a street in east oakland. sky 7hd was above where bullet casings littered the ground below. sharon dawson heard the gunfire and feared the worst. i. >> i heard it and came out and the first thing i thought of was my children. >> she found her 10-year-old granddaughter, nalah running to her for help and frightened and complaining of a burning feeling. >> she was grazed on the shoulder on the right side. >> nalah and her sister were playing in the yard. >> we were here on our own property. they were not outside the gate. they were right here where they were supposed to be. >>
and san francisco is .19. you will notice san jose .09. and oakland a third of an inch and much less than that in livermore. we have showers coming, but find out what the latest computer models are indicating as far as who will need the umbrellas tomorrow. it is not everyone. i will be back with the details, ama. >>> san jose police are trying out why out why a man was stabbed to death. they show investigators looking for evidence at oak grove park this afternoon. that's where police found the body of a man in his late teens or 20s. he was stabbed several times. they are not positive when he died, but believe it happened today. the man charged with stealing a luxury yacht -- >> sorry. and running it aground and preparing his defense from the county jail. the two people arrested with him have been released. 63-year-old leslie alan gardener pled not guilty to grand theft and vandalism charges in court today. he is accused of stealing the 82-foot yacht and damaging it on the shoreline. investigators say the others taken off the boat, 56-year-old lisa modewell and dario mira did not know the
oakland, but they were exposed by surveillance cameras and police arrested them. police don't think she was the only victim. >> investigators released the video in hopes that there might be other victims out there who have not come forward yet. >> we went to the same block and found a woman who said her purse was stolen and was pistol whipped the same day and same hour as the woman in the video. >> i said don't kill me. don't hurt me. >> we showed her the video of the suspect. >> looked like him. look like it is him. i'm sure it is him. >> the woman reported the incident when it happened, but she didn't realize her neighbor had been mugged too. >> i feel dangerous nowment. >> what do you think your neighborhood needs to do now? >> i am not sure. >> would it help if you communicated and talked and got together? >> i think so. >> community involvement is paramount. >> chinatown is a perfect example of a community mobilizing against crime. >> it is not only your friends. the next victim could be you or me. it is time to do something. >> police helped them set up a neighborhood crime preven
-wanted in oakland for about a month. more on a mistake that turned his life upside down. >> you know the claims are dramatic. his attorney says any law abiding citizen's worst nightmare. it may be up to a judge to decide if accusations are true. >> a friend called me and said i was on the news for a shooting. i can i'm like this must be a joke. >> van wasn't laughing. he says in february of last year his friends told him he was wanted for a shooting. they'd seen this mug shot and he was being named as one of oakland's most wanted criminals. >> i went home, i was shokd like... why? why? who would do this to me? >> flanked by his attorneys he says he went to police to tell them they had the wrong guy. >> this is not me. >> van says he was thrown in jail. tree tlee days later released never charged with a crime and never told why, how his name became the folk yufs a criminal investigation. >> i was shameful. i don't know what people were thinking. >> 10 days after it began, he said his name remained on the most-wanted list. depicting him as a violent felon. van says he stayed on the list six month
at half moon bay. yesterday it was marine layer clouds and today it is fog. same in oakland, quarter-mile visibility. santa rosa, 1.25 in napa. right now they are missing reporting stations in novato and the pins that which has fog on it this morning. be careful. you will find varying conditions traveling around. temperature is 41 in novato and richmond is friend and san mateo and san ramon and 48 in newark and lafayette and 46 in cupertino and redwood city and brentwood at 50 degrees. we are in the mid-40's to low 50's through 7:00 with sunshine faster today, mid-to-upper 50's by noon, and in the low-to-mid 70's for the 4:00 hour and toward 7:00 we will be in the 60's and near 70 inland. the steady temperatures all the way through the beginning of the weekend, well above average, away from the coast. sue? >> we go now back to the marin and sonoma border with a fatal accident that is under investigation. it is in northern novato. it is at san antonio road, the right lane is blocked with two lanes of traffic in the northbound direction and you may find it is slow past the scene. on th
of teaching in oakland schools. the independent study calls for the change in the way teachers are evacuated and compensated. highway does the teachers' union react? >> not well. the union calls the study "flawed, slanted and anti-union." that reaction does not bode well for the community groups who hoped educators and policymakers would get behind it. the national council makes 25 recommendations to the unify school district and seven to the state. >> great teaching does not happen by accident. it happens when there are good policies and excellence practices that are in place. >> a coalition of open community groups paid for the study. >> we know from our experiences and the research, that there is more we could be doing to set up our teaches for success. >> they say oakland needs to do a better job of hiring and assigning teachers. the district now hires teachers late in the summer when many candidates have already found other jobs. the council says principles should have final say over hiring and clarify teacher evaluation standards that are confusing, pay top teachers more with performan
are starting out with a few clouds around, and that is keeping the temperatures up in san francisco and oakland, and 51 in oakland, and 48 in san carlos and 47 in san jose. it was really cold yesterday morning and we were so warm in the afternoon. today, changes come in with cooler afternoon highs, and a few more clouds in the sea breezes, well, the sea breeze should pick up by the afternoon, a lot like yesterday. so, with a little bit of fog this morning, we are looking at some of the visibility reduced in napa and santa rosa, and talking about partly cloudy and cooler this afternoon, with a better chance of rain toward the end of the week. santa rosa is quarter-mile visibility, and four miles in napa and the rest of the bay is fine but we are warming this morning than yesterday. in fact, we are six degrees warmer in oakland and two degrees warmer in san jose. high pressure is still holding on but it is eventually sliding to the east. as it does, by the middle of the week, we will go out for a southern flow and a couple of weak systems to the north to get awfully close to the bay. the rest of
door as two men rob her at gunpoint and she is not the only victim in this oakland neighborhood. i'm ama dates in for carolyn johnson. >> i'm dan ashley. it is disgusting to watch, and it must have been so terrifying to experience. oakland police are looking for more victims, and we found one. alan wang is live in oakland tonight with her story. alan? >> a terrifying attack against the woman, but she is one of several people who was terrorized by those on the video. she is asking the victims to come forward. the woman in the video has no idea she is being targeted by two young men who don't realize they are being caught on camera. the robber stole the purse in east oakland, but they were exposed by surveillance cameras and police arrested them. police don't think she was the only victim. >> investigators released the video in hopes that there might be other victims out there who have not come forward yet. >> we went to the same block and found a woman who said her purse was stolen and was pistol whipped the same day and same hour as the woman in the video. >> i said don't kill me.
of track were re-opened in ten minutes. >> oakland police are searching for the person would shot and killed a san francisco mannerlily yesterday morning near 9th and clay in oakland, just blocks arm from police headquarters. the same was in his car when he got into a dispute with people inside another vehicle. they ended up shooting him. his car crashed and officers pronounced him dead at the seen. this is oakland's 17th homicide of the year. last year at this time oakland had 24 homicides. >> three local cities are considering laws to reduce plastic bags. council members in redwood city vote on a ban in retail stores that takes effect next month if approved. san carlos will adopt an ordinance tonight requiring the use of re-usable bags throughout the city. palo alto could expand the existing bag ban to include restaurants and require a charge for paper bags. both the san carlos and palo alto measures take effect in july. >> catholic cardinals meet at the vatican today preparing for the conclave. that is when one of the 115 men will emerge as the next leaders of the world's catho
. and the first look at the new exploratorium will be here on abc7 news. >>> developing news, oakland police are investigating that city's latest homicide. a title shooting that occurred just a few hours ago. police aren't saying much about the victim they found when they checked a report of shots being fired around 3:00 this morning. when they will eight ride near ninth and clay streets, they spotted someone suffering from a gunshot wound. that victim died at the scene. >>> daly city police are looking for witnesses to a car crash on eachmore avenue that left three people dead. it happened shortly after 8:00 last night. police are trying to piece together what led up to the crash. the second driver did same at the scene but police still want to talk to anyone who may have seen the accident. i >> any witnesses tell you about anything that transpired. >> thatafter right now. we are investigating the collision and it's very early in the vision so there will be a lot of work 20 do. >> yelled there was a four-hour town hall. those in april ten dance came up with sheets of suggestions to improve
of workers here in oakland but also in san leandro and hayward and livermore, formed picket lines. the strike ended at 8:00 a.m. but the effects could be felt all day. >> most people in oakland were probably sound asleep when hundreds of employees put on their vests and refused to go to work. >> it sent a strong message that this company is not going to be above the law and people will call when there is this kind of problem. >> for example, the international long shoremen union spokesman says that waste management is using e verify illegally and picking on immigrant workers. the company says the claim is unfounded. >> the company wasn't supposed to use it without consulting with workers. they violated that rule. they also used it improperly. that resulted in workers losing their jobs. it is also being used by the company to try and threaten and intimidate workers when we instituteed e verify and identified some employees who did not have the proper requirements to be employed, they were given time to go and correct it, and provide documentation. they had six to eight months to do that. they
to help after two cars crashed in oakland and one tumbled down an embankment this morning on westbound 580. initial chp reports are that people were trapped in the white car you see here. crews did manage to free the victims, and we're told no one was seriously hurt. no word on what caused the crash. >>> developing news out of oakland. police are questioning several people after a double shooting killed one person and left another injured. shots broke out at a home around 1:30 this morning. two victims showed up at the hospital, one of the men died, the other is in serious condition tonight. oakland's s.w.a.t. surrounded the crime scene, a standoff ensued for nearly ten hours, and then police handcuffed and removed several people from the house. >> trying to figure out what really took place here. this is an active investigation. we're not sure what happened earlier today but we're looking to see whether or not the people that were detained were involved in the incident. >> it's not clear if the suspected shooter was among those detained. this killing is oakland's 18th 18th homicide of the
have construction. in oakland, again, northbound 880, between 66 and high street we are looking at three lanes blocked with volume as you make the push up to 77 so watch out for that. another bit of construction through san jose, northbound 880, stevens creek on-ramp is closed. >> developing news from the east by. richmond police are offering a $25,000 reward this morning for information leading to the shooter who wounded a one-year-old boy in the iron triangle neighborhood. abc7 news reporter amy hollyfield is live identified the richmond police department with the latest. >> this upset the police department. officers are putting everything they have into fining the shooter. the baby was inside his apartment western he was shot. he was with his grandparents and bullets came flying in. the one-year-old boy was shot in the neck. police believe the gunman was out on mcdonald avenue and sprayed the street with bullets. he also hit a man on a bicycle. the boy's father was at work when he got the call and he is outraged as is the police department. >> my son didn't do nothing to nobo
television in the pedestrian bed of his truck. >> katie: thank you. >>> an oakland woman who was mugged after answering her front door is fighting back. the video showing her ordeal may be difficult to watch but oakland police are hoping it will inspire more victims to come forward. alan wang shows us what happened. >> reporter: the woman in this video has no idea she is being targeted by two young men who don't realize they are being caught on camera. the robbers stole her purse on east 17th street in oakland. they were exposed by surveillance cameras and police arrested them. >> investigators released this video in hopes there might be other victims out there who have not come forward yet. >> reporter: we went back to the same block and found a woman who says her purse was stolen and she was pistol whipped on the same day within the same hour as the woman in the video. >> i'm so scared they'll kill me. >> we showed her video of suspects. >> that is him, i'm sure it is him. >> reporter: the woman reported the incident when it happened but she didn't realize that her neighbor had been mugged.
was contained in the truck's engine block is no one was injured. a man hired to help the oakland police department will report for duty tomorrow. thomas frasier is the new compliance director. he will take the on the task of reforming how they investigate themselveses and document their work. the 68-year-old is a former baltimore police commissioner who served on the san jose police force. >>> a moment of silence for an intern killed by an african lion marked the reopening today of the annual -- of the animal sanctuary cat haven in fresno county. tours of the sanctuary were conducted for the first time since diana hanson died of a broken neck last wednesday. a statement from hanson's mother was read. >> living every mother's worst nightmare and losing a cherishedded -- cherished child, i am pleased cat haven is reopening, and i share in the sorrow and loss of the cat. it is my desire they continue their mission in support of saving my daughter's beloved creatures. >> the lion is said to have lifted the door of a partially closed feeding pen and attacked. >>> people close to an oakland w
to arrest. coming up at 5:00 abc 7 talks to the baby's grandmother. >> oakland police investigating reports of a shooting at food max on east 14th street and durant street. witnesses say he shot someone inside when officers got there, they found shell casings at the scene. >> police looking for a woman who crashed her car into the side of this house in the bay view district just before 4:00 this morning near paluy avenue. >> i heard a boom and the house shook. i'm like it's an earthquake. my mom said it's a car inside of the house. >> the crash punched a hole in the side of the house. the driver ran off. no one was hurt. >> new at 4:00 today a san bruno school is looking at the possibility of an inside job after 18 lap tops were stolen last night. >> it happened at el crystal school during a break n thieves broke a window to unlock a door. the principle says 22 mac book pros were taken and four dropped outside of the building. >> i believe that they knew where they're kecht, they knew which cart had the mac book pros in it. they knew how to unlock the door. and they knew that, what time the
. san francisco 52 degrees. it is 57 in oakland. mild 61 in san jose and 52 in half moon bay. visibility has dropped to 5 miles with fog. i just checked out the latest computer models. the timing and the onset of the rain has changed. what this means for your easter egg hunts and your plans coming up. >> a little girl was hospitalized tonight after being hurt when bullets started whizzing through her neighborhood. it happened near the oakland coliseum near 82nd avenue and a street in east oakland. nick smith is live at children's hospital oakland. nick, she's okay, right? >> dan, that is the good news. nala is her name and she is 10 years old and she is fine. she is expected to survive. she and her eight-year-old sister were playing in the front yard when bullets started to fly nearby. >> it just happened so fast. >> just before 5:00 p.m., witnesses say shots werenear 82d near 82nd avenue and a street in east oakland. sky 7hd was above where bullet casings littered the ground below. sharon dawson heard the gunfire and feared the worst. i. >> i heard it and came out and the first thing i
on the developing story in 30 minutes. >> an oakland man is out prison after serving 14 years for a sexual assault he did not commit. this is the 38-year-old johnny williams leaving a few role office after a judge threw out the conviction on attempted rain charges. new d.n.a. results proved his innocence. he was convicted for 1998 attack on a girl in oakland. her family identified williams, a former neighbor, as a possible suspect. he was later convicted. the northern california innocence project worked on the case for two years. the district attorney says that the victim is understandably upset. >> this morning, an oakland woman's family is turning to the public for help in finding her. 391-year-old mask layers -- maskaleris was supposed to be on a flight to houston to visit her brother. oakland police are investigating the disappearance of the woman. >> a man speeding away from the scene of a hit-and-run caused a crash that killed three family members. the 28-year-old faces three counts of murder for saturday night's crash in daly city. he is accuses of hitting a car and then a second car with f
680, there is an accident in the center divide there, and back to oakland, northbound, 880, at oak, we have an accident at the center divide and median and they are looking to have a tow truck in the left lane so that will be affecting your northbound commute into the downtown area. >> it is 6:12. the san mateo sheriff is warning residents of a rash of burglaries. potential burglars have approached homes in residential neighbors and knocking on doors to see if anyone is home. if someone answers the suspects ask for dresses or ask to speak to someone would doesn't live there. if no one answers, they break in and problem the home. the sheriff advises people to call 9-1-1 if a suspicious person is knocking on their door. >> ahead, apple opens up their wallet. the bay area business company they buying and a product that could benefit from the purchase. >> lt. governor got a firsthand demonstration on google's new glasses. who is calling the new gadget >> san rafael, south bay, pleasanton and all bay area, this is abc7 news. >> good morning, starting out with fog, especially in the north ba
's hospital in in oakland for further examination. >> it's that innocent people get hurt. >> all of this, after a one-year-old boy in richmond being hit in the neck by a bullet. both he and the girl are expected to survive their injuries. police tell me that the entire situation is still under investigation. >> katie: we have an update on the one-year-old boy who was shot on the neck on thursday. she back home this morning. the child was on the couch at his grandparents home when bullets came through the window. one hit the baby. the family says they are moving out of the iron triangle. a man on a bicycle was also shot and expected to survive. >> developing news, san francisco police right now are investigating a shooting in the mission district. the victim, a man was taken to the hospital. his condition is not known at this hour. the shooting was reported just after 3:00 a.m. at the intersection of 24th and bryant streets. >> u.s. park police are investigating a shooting in the fort mason area last night that left a man wounded. victim who is in his 20s and from the east bay managed to
they lost in a military base shooting in virginia. a delta plane carrying the casket land at oakland international airport yesterday afternoon. they escorted the body to the home in the oaklandly area. 19-year-old was one two of marines killed by an instructor in virginia. the gunman is from pacifica. >>> a navy seal killed in a training accident thursday was a member of the elite unit that killed osama bin laden two years ago. he died after colliding with another navy seal in midair. the other sailor survived and is in the hospital. they say the sailor that died was a member of seal team 6 but not clear if he took part in the raid that killed bin laden. >> ten dogs were saved from a house fire in concord. firefighters were called to a home on a hillsborough drive about 6:30 p.m. they found a bunch of smoke and several bulldogs. the flames from a pot on kitchen stove. nobody was hurt and the dogs are fine. >> we're learning more this morning about how a college student lied about being rape suffered real injuries. she claimed she was raped last month on the u.c. santa cruz campus. sh
are recovering in oakland after being shot hours from each other. the latest shooting happened around 8:00 last night. our media partner reports the teen is in critical but stable condition. a 17-year-old student jogging near fremont high school was shot not leg but will be okay. the principal says counselors will talk to students about coping with violence in the community. no arrests in either shooting so far. >> the oakland first friday art festival starts with changes after the deadly shooting of a high school senior. businesses and organizers are discussing ways to improve safety. the event starts at 5:00 and ends at 9:00, an hour earlier. extra police and private security will be on patrol. the size of the venue has been reduced from a dozen blocks to five blocks. performances are focused around "healing." >> the fremont police department has announced plans for a gun buyback program march 16. a donation by a private citizen allows them to host the buy back for residents and will be held at the fremont fire training facility on stevenson boulevard. the money to be offered was not provided
70 in san francisco. 74 in oakland. concord 73, 81 in santa cruz. shattering old record of 77. that is back in 1925 here is another live view from our camera. mainly sunny skies. 66 in oakland. 70s in santa cruz. another live view from our south beach camera. taking a look back western towards san francisco, cloudy skies and 73 in fremont. and 71 in gilroy. bits across the board about warmest day of the week. forecast features clouds increasing overnight. a chance of rain saturday evening and then, overnight into sunday. clearing late sunday. now, we do have a beach hazard advisory through saturday he can. we need to remind you there may be dangerous sneak heer waves. serve is potentially dangerous, pulling back over the last 12 hours you can see an advancing frontal system. high pressure just barely holding on. clouds thickening overnight tonight. running starting at 7:00 you see clouds tomorrow maybe showers tomorrow night into sunday morning still cloudy sunday morning and as starts to clear maybe light showers mid day or early afternoon. then, we've got further clearing an
advisory from santa rosa 89/100ths of an inch. a third of an inch in oakland and redwood city. we do have more showers in the forecast and timing is in just a few minutes. ama? >> sandhya, thank you. a street hard hit by a water main break is struggling to recover tonight this, is what it looked like last weekend. since then, homes have been red tagged and sink holes discovered. the mayor came out and we are live with that. heather? >> the mayor and others got a look at what has become a disaster site them got to see its relationship to the damaged homes. and they got to meet the victims themselves face-to-face. this is not a neighborhood that will be back to normal any time soon. the main break is only the beginning of what will be a m-long process of repairing utilities and doing soil testing all across the neighborhood to see if red and yellow tagged homes can be saved. will more sink holes appear? that is another question. >> this is break is how fast. r.houfl. you with have a 16 inch line. then, it will give us what may have taken years so compromise we have to make sure this is soli
is the latest victim of violence in oakland. police say he was shot to death around 3:00 this morning near ninth and clay street, just blocks away from police headquarters. the unidentified 37-year-old man was in his car when he apparently got into a dispute with people inside another vehicle. they began shooting at the man, who was hit, and then crashed his car. this mark's oak leappedz's 17th homicide of the year. last year at this time oakland had 4 homicides. >> a man hired to help the oakland police department imphlegm court ordered reforms will report for duty tomorrow. the man this department's new compliance director. he'll take on the task of reforming how police investigate themselves and document their work. the 68-year-old is a former baltimore police commissioner who served on the san jose police force. he can spend city funds, oversee top commanders and the chief and his deputies. >> in less than 48 hours the cardinals of the roman catholic church will cast their first ballot in the conclave to elect a new pope. reporter: from the pews, to the pulpit. >> , on this the second consec
on video. >> firefighters in oakland douse add fast-moving house fire near the airport. we remain over the home on hunter avenue near eldorado street. firefighters will sanctioned parts of the road and that is dangerous. the oakland police officers called the fire after spotting heavy shot and flames coming from the home. firefighters got the flames out but the home was damageed. >> happening right now, san jose is now home to the nation's biggest increase in the minimum wage. the bay hike makes minimum wage workers there the third highest in the nation behind san francisco and senator -- santa fe, new mexico. >> sue? >> starting today in san jose you will start seeing a lot more advertising and decals that say "earn and spend in san jose" in the business windows because of the minimum wage increase, businesses say they really want you to now focus your spending. >> as san jose's minimum wage jumped to $10 an hour, today a new push to keep that money close to home. >> we would like people to spend their pennies here and try to support the businesses that pay the higher minimum wage. >>
reduced visibility because of the extra moisture in the air. san francisco and oakland and san jose at 48 degrees, and walnut creek, dress for 47. to palo alto and mill valley you are at 43 and 42. here is how it looks from the east bay hills looking down upon emeryville and albany to oakland and back to san francisco, you can barely see because of the low clouds. in santa rosa, it is 42 and napa is 45 and fairfield is a cool spot at 39. union city is 43. to gilroy, grab a coat because it will be 43. sunny and warmer temperatures. where the cloud cover starting this morning, less clouds, mild tonight and cooler by the weekend. we have the same area of high pressure dominating our weather with quite a storm track on the west side of that but with the clockwise flow we are going to continue to see the storms head up toward seattle and portland where they are not abnormally dry this winter like we are. the warming trend continues with the high pressure and we are trapping a little bit of moisture in lower levels but by 10:00 or 11:00 it is gone and mid-to-upper 70's in the south bay with san
the fire. >> happening now the family of a missing oakland woman is asking for the public's help in finding her. the 31-year-old was supposed to be on a flight to visit her brother in texas but never made it. she was seen on surveillance video on thursday morning walking past an oakland bakery. oakland police are investigating. >> the san jose city council will tackle the growing homeless problem tonight. last friday, 100 people were moved from a tent city on spring street near the river. our media partner reports that city leaders are offering sweeping proposals and will look at more affordable housing and encouraging faith-based groups do storm feeding the homeless and find housing instead. >> still ahead, the new push to protect victims of sexual assault in the military. what a bay area lawmaker is proposing today. >> high profile hack job, a website is boasting they have personal financial information about celebrities from hollywood to the white house. but not everyone >> a victory for same-sex marriage couples in colorado allowing civil unions for same-sex couples has cleared the legi
show most of us cooler than yesterday other than san francisco and oakland and the airport is one degree warmer and half moon bay is two degrees warmer. the lack of clouds means the temperatures are going to run cooler but they are not that bad. the cool spot is napa at 4. novato and santa rosa at 41. legates at 44 and fremont is at 43 right now. concord is 49 and hayward is 47. 56 in antioch and mountain view at 50 and oakland at 53. throughout the day, we will see thinner clouds. we will see more sunshine. temperatures will be like yesterday. through the holiday weekend, we will have high clouds and sunshine tomorrow. we will have breezes on saturday and sunday with the temperatures tapering headed into monday. >> good morning, everyone, happy friday. the situation in livermore is improving at the big-rig fire but is in the reverse commute direction eastbound 580 at airway saying only one lane is blocked. that is an improvement. it was blocking three right lanes. they still issuing a sig-alert and westbound is not bad at this hour. we have a car in a ditch in san leandro area, n
have play add role. >> an oakland audit accuses two city council member of violating rules, after the auditor found members illegally directed staffers to swing to a lucrative contract to turner group construction company that was for $2 million demolition project at the old oakland army base. the audit says brooks negotiated part of the contractor herself. turner construction, whose vice president has close tied to brooks and reed lost the contract when the manager stepped in and ordered a competitive bidding process. the auditor says the findings were will forwarded to the district attorney. >> president obama is starting a joint news conference right now with palestinian authority abbas on the second day of his middle east trip. this is a live picket of the podium, and abbas is speaking right now and the president will speak. president obama left israel and arrived in the west bank at 2 1/2 hours ago. the two had a working learn and will visit a youth center shortly. president obama wants to hear from palestinians and israelis on what it will take to restart peace negotiations.
. police say it ended about 4:40, about 20 minutes ago. >> oakland police want to catch the man who put a 9-year-old girl through a terrible trauma he assaulted her as she tried to get away. this video shows the man police say attempt that had brazen kidnapping. nick? >> good news. that little girl is okay today. police describe their suspect as dangerous ask don't believe this is the time the target had been a little girl. >> i'm proud of her. she's she reacted bravely. >> oakland police are looking for a man they believe may have molested his 9-year-old daughter. >> the little 9-year-old girl is shaken. >> the incident happened yesterday on the 1200 block of 94th avenue. police say the girl was approached by a man she did not know, he grabbed her. >> he lifted her up off the ground. and he began to touch her all over her body. >> abc 7 news did not use names or faces of children who have within been victims of a sex crime. serve saying they almost took my sister awaichl i'm like, i'm like, oh mirks god. then, i started running. >> family and friends were able to scare the man away before
close to an oakland woman missing since thursday are frustrated with efforts to find her. family and freeways of the woman held a prayer vigil yesterday in the neighborhood where she lived. the 31-year-old was last seen on a surveillance video on thursday morning at the corner of telegraph and 34th avenue. the missing woman's mom says that the response from oakland police has been slow in the critical days after she disappeared. >> it is important when people disappear like this, the police need to get on it right away and not think they left on their own accord especially with the circumstances being what they are. >> we tried to contact the oakland police department for a comment and the kept -- department has yet to respond the. >> speeding may have caused a weekend accident in daly city that killed three members of the same family. another passenger was seriously injured in the two car collision on saturday night west of 280. family members and friends of the victims gathered at site yesterday. people in the neighborhood say that drivers routinely exceed the posted speed limi
, family pleading for help to find an oakland woman who disappeared. a 31-year-old was last seen thursday morning on surveillance video. you can see her walking past an oakland bakery on telegraph avenue near 34th street. family and friends are canvassing neighborhoods in oakland today and posting flyers. police are following up with those leads. her brother asking for help people can provide. >> you know that is someone r someone saw her, we know someone has seen something. and that she's alive. she could not have just disappeared on her own. that is the not like her. >> a vigil will be held at 34th and telegraph on thursday at 10:00 a.m. >> animosity continues to grow between san jos skbrai its city worker autos a state agency charged a city failed to bargain over pension reforms. david louie joins us now with that part of the story. david? >> employees campaigned hard to defeat pension reform on last year's ballot, they lost but are getting a seconds chance. the relations board filed a complaint against the city of san jose that it didn't negotiate adequately before pugt its plan up fo
mist on the windshield this morning. check out the visibility in oakland at quarter-mile visibility at half moon bay and a.5 in concord and napa. livermore shows no fog. if you are coming from oakland and headed to the bay bridge, this is what you will drive through, the bay bridge toll plaza, you can see how thick it is. you could have mist on the windshield. in san francisco it is 48 and oakland, and san jose at 50 and walnut creek at 49 and walnut creek at 44. in san jose, you can see it is clearer than it was this time yesterday, santa rosa 43 and fairfield and napa at 41 and livermore, 45 and gilroy if you live in union city dress for 48 degrees before you head out the door. today, faster sunshine and warmer temperatures and mild so watch out for the patchy fog. we have bay area rain and sierra snow but not until next week. it is not a big storm. it is something to look forward to. that is all we have right now. we have promises of future rain as we wiped down the rain and snow season. the south bay shows temperatures nearing 80 in los gatos and morgan hill and 74 in santa clar
and we are pushing five inches and the deficit in san francisco, oakland and santa rosa and san brew flow and 3" to 4 itch -- 4 itch at livermore. mid-60's and around 70 if the bay and partly sunny at the coast and upper 50's. it will be cooler county but, city, warmer-than-average through the next three days but the coast will be in the 50's. i will have the rain in the seven-day outlook. sue? >> updates, livermore, big rig, sig-alert. it is finally cleared. that is good news. it was in the reverse commute direction, that is good news but now it is clear and you can see from the sensors the traffic is slow over the altamont pass to livermore, you are looking at 26 or 27 minutes from tracy to dublin/pleasanton area. northbound 880, the entire freeway will the shutdown for new bart tracks with the detour in place on sunday morning. >> in tech news, cupertino's apple has new competition in the hot spat moan -- hot smartphone market. the new galaxy is lighter and slimmer than previous ones with that is called a cutting edge camera. it makes apple's inphone look like yesterday's hot smartphon
jose. three coached at palo alto high and in oakland. abc7 news reporter, wyoming, will have -- amy hollyfield, wil have more. >> three high performing schools will be closed after a school board revoked the chatter of american indian model schools. the district says they failed to address numerous violations that. brothered an initial investigation back in 2011. the founder is accused of improperly using millions in school funds. the board wants the charter revoked in june. the american indian charter schools can appeal the decision to the board education and the state board of education. >> a vigil is planned for high school student hit and killed by a passing train in san jose. he was killed on tuesday, near a pedestrian crossing. he posted this video on youtube of him playing the guitar. the principal says he was everyone's friend. the 16-year-old was near but not on a pedestrian crossing according to san francisco. it has been ruled "accident." >> michelle shock is responding to the comment fromant gay comments during a performance in san francisco saying "i do not nor have i e
's the live view from the rooftop temperature, cloudy skies, temperatures in the 50s, san francisco, oakland, san jose. another view of the bridge. downtown san francisco, showing communities in the 50s, santa rosa, fairfield, livermore. we don't see any rainfall hitting the ground in the bay area yet, but there is a chance of showers overnight and tomorrow. >> ama: oakland police are investigating a shooting that left two people dead. neighbors called police after hearing gunfire around 4:00 this morning. a man and a woman were found debt. their names have not been released. dozens of bullet holes now riddle the scene. crime taupers and police are offering a $20,000 reward leading to a conviction in the case. >> in florida, officials are planning to demolish the house near tampa where a man was swallowed by a sinkhole. the rescuers have stopped their efforts because the area is so unstable, it's too risky. >> we feel we have done everything we can. >> authorities are no longer looking for the body of jeff bush, who was swallowed by a sinkhole as he slept in his bedroom thursday night. >> at
, oakland, san jose. another view of the bridge. downtown san francisco, showing communities in the 50s, santa rosa, fairfield, livermore. we don't see any rainfall hitting the ground in the bay area yet, but there is a chance of showers overnight and tomorrow. >> ama: oakland police are investigating a shooting that left two people dead. neighbors called police after hearing gunfire around 4:00 this morning. a man and a woman were found debt. their names have not been released. dozens of bullet holes now riddle the scene. crime taupers and police are offering a $20,000 reward leading to a conviction in the case. >> in florida, officials are planning to demolish the house near tampa where a man was swallowed by a sinkhole. the rescuers have stopped their efforts because the area is so unstable, it's too risky. >> we feel we have done everything we can. >> authorities are no longer looking for the body of jeff bush, who was swallowed by a sinkhole as he slept in his bedroom thursday night. >> at this point it's really not possible to recover the body. >> the focus shifts to on sunmoy bec
in san jose tonight, "abc 7 news." >> oakland residents and officials met at a public safety forum to build bridges between the community and police. mayoral jean quan participated in the entire four hour townhall. they brainstormed and came up with suggestions to improve safety and community policing. one man said this scene of people working together happens all the time in oakland. >> that is the bright side of oakland. there does exist a bright side and there does exist a group of people that care about the community and who are just as involved in the community as any other city in the bay area. >> oakland officials say there will be another townhall meeting before the end of the month sxl. another effort to get weapons off the streets of solano county. they took in 344 weapons ranging from shotguns to a military rocket launcher. every gun turned in was exchanged for either cash or gift cards. people had different reasons for turning in their weapons. >> you can get grocery or gas. the most important thing is getting the guns off the street. >> i got cash for grandkids and a c
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